The State Society of the Cincinnati of Pennsylvania

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Military History of James Chrystie  (1/13/1750 - 6/??/1807)

Original Member

  Officer History
 
  Date   Rank   Unit   Military Action   Position   Status
  Jan - Jul 1776   First Lieutenant   2nd Pennsylvania Battalion   Canada Campaign (II)    
 
  5 Jan 1776   First Lieutenant   2nd Pennsylvania Battalion         Bayard's Company
 
  9 Jun 1776   First Lieutenant   2nd Pennsylvania Battalion   Trois Rivieres     Bayard's Company
 
  18 Jul 1776 - 24 Jan 1777   Captain   2nd Pennsylvania Battalion   Fort Ticonderoga, Garrison Duty    
 
  11 Nov 1776   Captain   2nd Pennsylvania Battalion       Commander, 3rd Company   To Rank From 9 Aug 1776
 
  Mar - Nov 1777   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1777   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  12 Mar 1777   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment       Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  12-13 Apr 1777   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Bound Brook   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  26 Jun 1777   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Short Hill, NJ (II)   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  11 Sep 1777   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Brandywine   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  4 Oct 1777   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Germantown   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  2 Nov - 10 Dec 1777   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Whitemarsh Encampment   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  19 Dec 1777 - 19 Jun 1778   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Valley Forge Encampment   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  28 Jun 1778   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Monmouth   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  Dec 1778 - Jun 1779   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Middlebrook Encampment   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  Apr - Oct 1779   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Campaign, 1779   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  Dec 1779 - Jun 1780   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1779   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  Apr - Oct 1780   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   New Jersey Summer Campaign   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  21 Jul 1780   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Blockhouse - Bergen Heights   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  25 Sep 1780   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   West Point Reinforcement   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  Dec 1780 - Jun 1781   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Morristown Encampment, 1780   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  Jan 1781-1783   Captain   2nd Pennsylvania Regiment   Mid-State Pennsylvania   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  15 May 1781 - 14 Dec 1782   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Southern Campaign   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  6-17 Oct 1781   Captain   3rd Pennsylvania Regiment   Yorktown   Commander, 3rd Company  
 
  1 Jan 1783   Captain   2nd Pennsylvania Regiment        
 
  3 Jun 1783   Captain   2nd Pennsylvania Regiment         Discharged
 
 
  Post-War Offices Held
 
  Date From   Date To   Office Name   Notes
  5 May 1785   1790   Deputy Surveyor General, Sixth District, Donation Lands, PA  
 

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